Anxiety · Depression · mental health · Sewing · Stitching · Uncategorized

Creative overload :-)

Lots of creativity to immerse myself in lately. I spent a couple of hours stitching on National Stitch Day and made some lovely sunglasses cases. The sun has shown itself this summer and they will be useful on our holiday. The pattern/instructions came from Debbie Shore’s magazine ‘Sew Inspired’.  I used patterned fabric with felt… Continue reading Creative overload 🙂

Anxiety · Depression · mental health · Sewing · Stitching · Uncategorized

Had enough of stitching in green now

I’m really enjoying the school holidays – no routine, no homework and no uniform to wash and iron.  It’s not only the children who enjoy the holidays 🙂 With my daughter occupied with friends there is still the opportunity to stitch.  I’ve been working on the crop pieces and they are finished.  I’m fed up… Continue reading Had enough of stitching in green now

Anxiety · Depression · mental health · Sewing · Stitching

The start of piece 2/being hard on myself

Not much stitching this week.  I’ve done some doodling …… then drew on the second piece…… and eventually some stitching. I really don’t like the crop/grass in the middle – it’s too fat and short.  Gave myself a really hard time about my stitching (and drawing), thinking why am I bothering, I’m no good at… Continue reading The start of piece 2/being hard on myself